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buddle

An apparatus, especially an inclined trough, in which stamped ore is concentrated by subjecting it to running water, to wash out the lighter and less valuable parts.
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"The decision to invest in the ore dressing plant and the primary autogenous mill is important to Zinkgruvan.
Here's a highly informative, lucid, thorough description of mining technology and ore dressing as practiced in the 19th-century American West.
Ore dressing and smelting tests have been carried out already with satisfactory results and the deposit is now waiting to be mined.
(joint-stock), founded in 1894, is a machine building plant engaged in the manufacturing of mining and boring equipment for local mining and ore dressing companies.
Chapter Five deals with ore dressing methods, from stamp batteries and buddles to the new Mozley multi-gravity separator, while Chapters Six and Seven cover prospecting, assay and survey and mining archaeology respectively.
Proposals have been published for the incorporation of RP's in ore dressing flow-sheets(24).
The ore dressing plant which was initially established at the site incorporates both jaw and gyratory (cone) crushers and a combination of 400 and 450 t/h pulsing screens to give two product streams which are identified as lump ore and sinter ore for shipment.
and Tabachnik, H., 1958, "Chemistry of Cyanidation", American Cyanamid Ore Dressing Notes No.